By Mark Asch
A donkey in a travelling circus grapples with cruel fate in Jerzy Skolimowski’s strangely captivating drama.
Writer/director Ira Sachs misses a trick with this ambling family drama set in a picturesque Portuguese town.
By Adam Scovell
The elegance of the Vienna Conservatoire perfectly contrasts the raw brutality of Isabelle Huppert’s actions.
By Adam Scovell
The decade following the Nouvelle Vague saw the emergence of progressive filmmakers like Chantal Akerman and Maurice Pialat.
Isabelle Huppert gives a gentle tour de force in Ira Sachs’ existential Portuguese getaway.
Isabelle Huppert and Chloë Grace Moretz star in this enjoyably silly cat-and-mouse thriller.
Isabelle Huppert cameos in this sentimental coming-out story from French director Anne Fontaine.
Chloë Grace Moretz and Isabelle Huppert star in this darkly comic thriller from director Neil Jordan.
A love affair between Isabelle Huppert and Gaspard Ulliel fails to ignite a spark in this predictable psychodrama.
Inspired by The Shape of Water, we survey the various ways female self-pleasure has been portrayed.
Europe’s refugee crisis backdrops this unconventional family drama from deadpan master Michael Haneke.
The new film by Michael Haneke is not happy and doesn’t have an ending. Other than that, it’s harrowing business as usual.
By Nick Chen
From Showgirls to Starship Troopers, delve into the Dutch filmmaker’s provocative back catalogue.
By Matt Thrift
The outspoken Dutch filmmaker discusses his triumphant return to cinema, Elle.
Isabelle Huppert and Paul Verhoeven reunite to potent effect in this sly, caustic social critique.
Must-see films coming your way over the next 12 months, featuring Claire Denis, Edgar Wright, Yorgos Lanthimos and more.
Our annual rundown of the year’s finest new releases, featuring Paterson, Love & Friendship, Rogue One and more.